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Strands Education: Handpainted Hair with Wella Freelights

Shirley Gordon taught a course on the bayalage hand painted hair color technique using Freelights by Wella Hair at Progressions Salon in Rockville, MD. 60 stylists were in attendance from the Washington DC Metro Area, Richmond, and Philadelphia.      

Wig Launch Party

In July 2016, Shirley Gordon celebrated the launch of her Wig Collection with a fabulous runway show and soiree held at Blind Whino in Washington, DC. Learn more at www.shirleygwigs.com! Photo courtesy of CommeCoco.com.

Shirley G Wig Collection on Fox 5 News
Shirley G on Fox 5

Shirley Gordon was recently featured on Fox 5 News in the morning in Washington, DC. She showcased her favorite wigs and gave style and care advice. Watch the feature online!

Continuing Education: Shirley at Sassoon Academy

Shirley prides herself in continuing her education!  This provides her with fresh new ideas and allows her to present different techniques to her clients.  Most recently, she participated in a class at the Vidal Sassoon Academy in Santa Barbara.  The class facilitator was Mark Hayes – International Creative Director for Sassoon and one of Shirley’s favorite industry icons.  The class was … Continue reading

Shirley Gordon at the International TrendVision Awards 2014
Bronze! North American TrendVision Awards

Shirley Gordon competed in the Wella Professionals 2014 North American Trend Vision Awards (NATVA) show in Los Angeles, CA on July 20th, 2014 where she won the Bronze Awards for Color. Winners of this prestigious competition were announced onstage. Congrats! Shirley Gordon is the 2013 NATVA Gold Winner for Color. On May 1st-4th, 2014, Shirley Gordon represented the United States at the Wella International TrendVision Awards (ITVA) in Frankfurt, Germany (photos below). … Continue reading